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Windows 7: taskbar icon absolute placement

27 Jul 2011   #1

Windows 7 ultimate x64
taskbar icon absolute placement


I was wondering if anyone knows a way to get icons to stay EXACTLY where you put them. I use the 'desktop' feature on the taskbar and have multiple rows of icons and i would like to be able to organise icons into the second etc row before having filled up the first row, or place them on the right hand side without having filled all the space in between. basically i want to plce an icon where i want it and have it stay right there not slide over.
thanks for any insight.

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28 Jul 2011   #2


You could create QuickLaunch + display a number of those icons in your TaskBar, or you could use some 3rd party software such as
7 Taskbar Tweaker or Fences.
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29 Jul 2011   #3

Windows 7 ultimate x64

I was referring to icons in the taskbar.
thanks forthe links
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07 Aug 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit SP1

I found something useful:
How to Organize Your Programs in the Windows 7 Taskbar - How-To Geek
this is not so exact, but it works the way u need it
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